JANESVILLE (WKOW)-- A traffic crash lead to a 7th OWI arrest early Monday morning.
While patrolling the area of North Pontiac Drive and St. George Place Officer David Reints found a traffic crash.
The investigation revealed that Ronald Campbell Jr. struck an unoccupied parked vehicle while driving south bound on N. Pontiac Drive. Campbell was not injured, and initially submitted to a series of field sobriety tests.
However, he refused to finish and told Officer Reints he was drunk. According to Reints, there was a strong odor of intoxicants coming from Campbell, he was unsteady on his feet, and slurred his speech.
A preliminary breath test showed a result of .43 blood alcohol content; results from an evidentiary blood draw are still pending.
Campbell was arrested for his 7th OWI and is currently in custody on those charges.
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